Films byTexts by Nicholas Ray
Nicholas Ray, 1950, 90’

“There was theatre (Griffith), poetry (Murnau), painting (Rosselini), dance (Eisenstein), music (Renoir). Henceforth there is cinema. And the cinema is Nicholas Ray.”

Jean-Luc Godard


Nicholas Ray, 1954, 115’

Joan Crawford stars in Johnny Guitar, as Vienna, a tough and willful owner of a remote Arizona gambling saloon who dreams of becoming rich when the new railroad comes to town.